• Publisher: Bosa Books
  • Publication Date: February 1, 2024
  • Number of Pages: 318
  • ISBN-10: 9835092726
  • ISBN-13: 9798350927269

The Other Side of Crisis by Bob Herpe introduces readers to two interesting, sophisticated characters — Ernie Gravnick and Riana Dayan. Ernie is a retired police chief who finds himself targeted by the ruthless serial killer known as The Ghost, following the tragic loss of his wife. Riana, an Israeli flight attendant with a special forces background, is pursued by the vengeful brother of her former captor. Their destinies collide during a flight in which tragedy hits. Bob Herpe is a great storyteller who has the extraordinary ability to build suspense and tension through each page of the narrative. The tale is packed with action and the compelling premise is introduced right off the bat. The plot is meticulously crafted, filled with unpredictable twists and the author's use of straightforward yet authentic language enhances the narrative's readability. Particularly in action scenes, vivid descriptions of events contribute to an immersive reading experience.

The characters, notably Ernie Gravnick, are compellingly developed and lovable. Ernie's journey, from loss to the rediscovery of love, takes readers on a thrilling rollercoaster, involving assassination attempts, terrorist attacks, and undercover operations. Readers will be immersed in the wonderfully crafted setting and the author’s ability to weave details of life in Israel and what people face daily into the story. The heroics of Ernie Gravnick and the brilliance of characters like Jonathan augment the entertainment of this enthralling tale. Jonathan's maturity and quick thinking during the plane crisis highlight the author's ability to create dynamic, well-rounded characters. The unexpected twists, ranging from the plane's emergency landing to the sinister plots on the ground, contribute to the story's suspense and complexity. The Other Side of Crisis is a deeply suspenseful and masterfully crafted thriller. Herpe delivers a top-notch narrative that is delightfully, diabolically fun to read, blending romance with strong terrorist themes to bring joy to readers. 

Reviewed By: James Farlow

Reviewed Date: January 9, 2024

Category: Thriller

Thriller, Suspense & Mystery